Press mentions with Mobile tag
Is Uber Coming to Commercial Trucking?
… we are about to enter a new era: one in which long and short haul shipping takes place on demand – on a mobile device. The result will be the elimination of billions of “empty” trucking miles and greater returns for truckers and improved efficiencies for shippers.
The Disruption Uber Has Brought To The Taxi Business Is Coming To Trucking
… all truck freight movement revenues will be enabled by mobile freight brokering. Smartphone/mobile device-based freight brokers are attempting to rise above traditional brokerage firms by offering higher asset utilization and expedited revenue allocation to carriers; peer-reviewed and rated carriers; and an expedited on-demand, ad-hoc demand response service to shippers. Start-ups such as Cargomatic and Transfix from California and New York, respectively, are targeting a host of market sectors such as long-haul, regional, and local trucking, and carrier types such as for-hire and private fleets.